“Racer Blue” Nike KD Trey VII

This racer blue look is the debut look for the Nike KD Trey 5 VII. This shoe features engineered mesh on its black and blue upper with beefed up padding around the lower ankle on both the medial and lateral sides, extending to the midfoot. The white midsole features Nike’s Renew cushioning, which according to Nike a foam that is “designed with more room to compress, providing plush cushioning with springy responsiveness during the game.”. A clear outsole completes the aesthetic. This KD Trey 5 VII is currently available at…

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Official Images of the “Black Cement” Nike KD 12

Nike has released official images of this KD 12 “Black Cement”, a colorway taken to legendary status by the Air Jordan 3. It sports a black upper with a wolf grey splatter effect on the laces, swoosh, heel counter and midsole. Red accents are found on the KD labels on the tongue and heel counter. The clear outsole that wraps up around part of the midsole completes the aesthetic of this sneaker. The “Black Cement” Nike KD 12 is scheduled to release July 20 at nike.com and select retail venues.…

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Kevin Durant to now wear number 7

When Kevin Durant finally takes the court for the Brooklyn Nets, he will not be donning his familiar number 35 but rather a new number, 7. He announced the number changed Sunday via his real twitter account. If you are like me, you might wonder what was the reason for the number change, KD also provided some insight into why he made his decision. 35 has brought KD a long way but with this new chapter of his career, it seemed Durant wanted to embark on it with new digits…

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“Black Cement” Nike KD 12 to come soon

This upcoming KD 12 sports the classic black and cement color from a shoe you may have heard of, the Air Jordan 3. This KD 12 sports a black upper with speckled cement showing up on the lateral swoosh, laces, and external heel counter.  Red hits shows up on the tongue and medial side of the upper.  The same coloring and pattern also shows up on the midsole. A clear outsole rounds out the aesthetic of this sneaker. The “Black Cement” Nike KD 12’s release is imminent at select retail…

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A third color of the “EYBL” KD 12 revealed

We have shown two other colorways of “EYBL” KD5 and it appears that a third colorway has surfaced. This sneaker features hazy hue transitions of orange, volt, green and grey across its upper and midsole. On the left and right lower lateral heel are EYBL and KD logos respectively while grey KD branding is found on the tongue labeling. A translucent outsole completes the look of this sneaker. At this point there is not release information on these but we will have Informational updates on these as word becomes available.

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Kevin Durant to announce his intentions tonight

After earlier reports that Kevin Durant was in no hurry and that his free agency decision making process could extend into next week , we may have a Durant decision much earlier. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN,KD is going to make his announcement tonight. A subsequent update links Durant to the Brooklyn Net.

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Could KD and Kawhi be discussing teaming up?

The NBA’s second season is gearing up to begin Sunday and with some of the big names that will be available, could result in a power shift within the league. Apparently two of the most prominent names in the upcoming free agent bonanza, Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard have been discussing possible scenarios that could include the two playing together according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne. If this were to happen then the two would obviously have to sign with the same team and there are two teams…

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“EYBL” Nike KD 12 could see a release this summer

Earlier this year we showed images of the EYBL Nike 12, which is made for the participants of the Elite Youth Basketball League. At the time of that article it was not known if a retail release would come to fruition, but it appears that is no longer the case. There are now rumblings that this shoe could see an August release.  In line with the EYBL KD 11, this year’s version features bright and vibrant colors. It sports a grey base with blue, crimson peach and volt, all making…

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“EYBL” Nike KD 12 could see a release this summer

Earlier this year we showed images of the EYBL Nike 12, which is made for the participants of the Elite Youth Basketball League. At the time of that article it was not known if a retail release would come to fruition, but it appears that is no longer the case. There are now rumblings that this shoe could see an August release.  In line with the EYBL KD 11, this year’s version features bright and vibrant colors. It sports a grey base with blue, crimson peach and volt, all making…

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KD’s Achilles injuries proves why Kawhi Leonard was right last season

When Kevin Durant went down in Game 5 in a 6’11” heap it did not look good. While I have no rooting interest in these NBA Finals, I just want to see a good series that everyone plays well, makes it through healthy and is marred from controversy. It appears that I will not get all I asked for out of this series.  Down 3-1, it was really no surprise that Kevin Durant played in Game 5, however seeing him go down brings up a lot of questions, the most…

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